“Considering the contemporary world in its increasing complexity also means understanding religion and the foundations of faith as part of the important and enduring features of the social and political landscape.”
17 Dec, 2017
In the late 1970s and 1980s people in eastern and central Europe were inspired to overthrow brutal Communist dictatorships by the idea of "living in truth". What does it mean to "live in truth" in an age of populism and disengagement?
09 Nov, 2017
On 8 November, Fr Frank Brennan SJ AO, CEO of Catholic Social Services Australia, delivered the 2017 Rerum Novarum Oration for the Archdiocese of Melbourne’s Office for Justice and Peace. He spoke about the Harvester case of 1907, a landmark Australian labour law decision of the Commonwealth Court of Conciliation and Arbitration, and its significance to the work situation in Australia today. Read his full text here.